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Lucy May Elsworth

Lucy May Elsworth

Female 1895 - 1926  (30 years)

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  • Name Lucy May Elsworth 
    Born 26 Nov 1895  Morris Ranch, Gillespie, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 10 Jul 1926  Hutchinson, Reno, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I130944  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father Norman Burdett Elsworth,   b. 7 Dec 1861, Burr Oak, St. Joseph, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1949, Arlington, Reno, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Ida Jeanette "Nettie" Jerauld,   b. 5 Oct 1870, Galesburg, Knox, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1930, Langdon Twp, Reno, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 20 Aug 1885  Langdon, Reno, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F51634  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Wilbur Leroy
    Last Modified 21 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F51660  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Nov 1895 - Morris Ranch, Gillespie, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Jul 1926 - Hutchinson, Reno, Kansas Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: "Descendants of Henry Rice Jerauld," email from Norma Roberts (undisclosed at example dot netm) to Weldon Whipple, 12 Sep 2009. Notes the following:
      • It is said that Lucy May had Wilbur Leroy out of wedlock. She again became pregnant out of wedlock and tried to abort this child and got an infection and died. Wilbur was fourteen when his mother passed.
      • Obit:
        Lucy May Ellsworth was born on Morris Ranch, Texas, November 26, 1895. She departed this life after an illness of three days at the hospital at Hutchinson, Saturday, July 10, 1926, Aged 30 years, 7 months, and 16 days.

        She came with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Burdett Ellsworth, from the Texas home to this community, when she was but two years old, locating on the Ellsworth home place, in Langdon township, where the family resided since, with the exception of a year or longer, when they lived in Arlington.

        At the age of 15 she united with the Methodist church at Old Langdon, and has lived a Christian life since that time. Her loved ones and friends will miss her kind words and deeds and her cheerful companionship. She was a devoted daughter and a loving mother and a loyal friend. Four brothers and one sister have preceeded her in death.

        The funeral service was conducted from the Methodist church in this city Monday, July 12, by Rev, J.M. Alexandeer, pastor of the Methodist church, and the burial was in the Arlington cemetery.

        She leaves to mourn her death, a son, Wilbur; a loving father and mother; one sister, Mrs. Mabel Lock of Springfield, Colo.; one brother, Guy of Rolla, Kansas, and a host of relatives and friends.

      • Newspaper entry: Miss Lucy Mary Ellsworth, 31, a daughter of B. Ellsworth, of southwest of Arlington, died 6: 30 o'clock last night in a local hospital. Death was caused by tetnus, or lockjaw. The cause of the infection was not disclosed.


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